Virginia Tech would like to invite applicants for the position of:
Principal Gifts Officer # AP0170109
Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Principal Gifts, the Principal Gifts Officer is a senior development officer assigned to the highest level development prospects for Virginia Tech. The individual will serve as a visible frontline fundraiser and manage a portfolio of 30-35 principal gifts prospects, who are defined as having the capacity to give $5 million or more within the next five years. This position is concerned with strategy development as well as staff support, planning, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of initiatives for the individuals assigned to this prospect pool. This position's primary focus is identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding high-level prospects who have the capacity to make transformative gifts to Virginia Tech. The Principal Gifts Officer will work closely with the Vice President for Advancement, the Associate Vice President for Principal Gifts, the President, the Deans and with other key academic leaders to set short- and long-term donor-centric strategies and develop initiatives to advance each prospect's meaningful connection to the university so as to set the stage for solicitation in accordance with the university's priorities.
Quick Link: http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/75349
Interested candidates must apply online at www.jobs.vt.edu and search for posting AP0170109.
Include with the faculty application, a cover letter, resume, and list of five references.
Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodation in the application process please notify the Human Resources Service Center, 540-231-9331, HRServiceCenter@vt.edu.
A review of applications will begin after May 8, 2017.
Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution